Talented graduate students are supported by the RWE AG with RWE student support. Up to 16 new scholarships will be awarded to students in diploma, bachelor and masters degree programs annually. Each scholarship is worth €500 monthly. The grant will be paid over a period of four semesters, with a possible extension of one semester. In addition, a mentor is appointed for each recipient.
This program is aimed at diploma, bachelor and master students whose disciplines are power generation and distribution. Fields of importance are: electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, economics, business or computer science, mathematics and similar disciplines. Application can be made from the fourth semester of the bachelor's degree or at any time in the master's program. A prerequisite is that applicants must be recommended for the program by a professor who must certify that they are interested in the energy sector and have above average attendance and examination results. Applicants should also show good social skills and community involvement.